What is Elon Musk doing now?July 23, 2018 – 06:27 pm

What is Elon Musk doing now?

REUTERS / Phil McCartenTesla CEO Elon Musk has outlined his big ideas in college commencement speeches.Say what you will about Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, there s no question that he s in it for humanity. When he became hyper-rich after eBay bought PayPal, he didn t spend his millions to develop a social media app. Rather, he bought into an electric car company, declared that he wanted to send astronauts to Mars, and invested in solar power. On…

Tesla Motors Elon Musk announcementJuly 22, 2018 – 06:25 pm

Tesla Motors Elon Musk announcement

While the world waits for Elon Musk to reveal the cause of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explosion, Musk has Tesla Motors news to share today. As reported Elon Musk announced on Twitter on July 6 that an announcement would come by the end of last week. Now week later and there is still no word from SpaceX and Elon Musk on the Dragon CRS-7 mission. Update: According to a, the mystery Tesla call will be about the Model S. He also announced the SpaceX Falcon…

Elon Musk 60 Minutes March 30July 21, 2018 – 06:24 pm

Elon Musk 60 Minutes March 30

Close watchers of Musk will not learn anything new in the 13-minute segment by correspondent Scott Pelley. And while the Tesla Model S is silent, the show added engine noise. That makes no sense. Pelley asked Musk how he describes himself. “I usually describe myself as an engineer, that’s basically what I’ve been doing since I was a kid, ” said Musk. “I’m interested in things that change the world or that affect the future and wondrous, new technology…

When did Elon Musk Sell PayPalJuly 20, 2018 – 06:22 pm

When did Elon Musk Sell PayPal

Ashlee Vance tries to get inside the mind of Elon Musk in his new book, and emerges with some interesting tidbits. What makes Elon Musk tick? Bloomberg Businessweek writer Ashlee Vance looks to answer that question in his new book, Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future . But the SpaceX and Tesla Motors chief didn t make it easy. For Vance, a Johannesburg, South Africa native, part of the drive to unravel the strange legends…

Elon Musk Tesla SalaryJuly 19, 2018 – 06:19 pm

Elon Musk Tesla Salary

Now we get an idea of just how comfortable he is, and you gotta believe that his stake in Tesla is what elevated him onto the list. TIME magazine’s report of the “Top 10 Highest Paid CEO’s in the United States” places Musk at the top the list. TIME reports that his net worth climbed a whopping $78.2 million on his “income” in 2013. His total net worth sits at around $8.8 Billion according to Bloomberg Business . All this wealth despite dropping out…

Boeing UND SpaceXJuly 18, 2018 – 06:19 pm

Boeing UND SpaceX

An artist s drawing of Boeing s manned spacecraft next to the International Space Station. Photograph: AFP The US space agency Nasa has just decided to hedge its bets and pay not one but two US corporations $6.8bn to deliver people and their luggage to the International Space Station. Charles Bolden, Nasa’s administrator, put it bluntly. “Today we are one step closer to launching our astronauts from US soil on American spacecraft and ending the nation’s…

Tesla Elon Musk DocumentaryJuly 17, 2018 – 06:18 pm

Tesla Elon Musk Documentary

Elon Musk is the personification of the wunderkind. After completing undergraduate degrees in economic and physics at the University of Pennsylvania, he then moved to the Silicon Valley to pursue a Ph.D. in applied physics and materials science at Stanford. After only two days he left the program. Drawing inspiration from innovators such as Nikola Tesla, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, and Walt Disney, Musk then focused his energies on three areas he felt…

Elon Musk 5 Most ImpactfulJuly 15, 2018 – 06:16 pm

Elon Musk 5 Most Impactful

APSo what drives a game-changing figure like Elon Musk? Musk enrolled at Queens University in 1990, where he studied for two years before transferring to the University of Pennsylvania. There, he spent three years getting a bachelor of Science degree in physics and one in Economics, graduating in 1995. Most college graduates in those days had heads full of dreams of grandeur and world-changing innovations. Musk was just the same, he told Tyson in…